The Basics of ICD-10 Coding

Date:  Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Time:  10 - 11:30 a.m. Central time
CPE Credit:  1.5 CPE credits in Specialized Knowledge and Applications field of study may be awarded upon verification of participant attendance.
Presenter:  Marla Dumm

Marla Dumm

Managing Consultant

Health Care Performance Advisory Services

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Is your health care organization up to date on the ICD-10 coding manual? Join BKD for this complimentary webinar offering a brief tutorial on the manual. We'll take a closer look at the steps to find the correct code, common punctuation and instructional tools, differences in code structure and the necessity of reviewing documentation, along with a high-level overview of ICD-10 Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting pertinent to nursing facility post-acute conditions. Attendees will review common condition scenarios and gain a baseline understanding of the coding process necessary to assist with transition to the ICD-10 code set, effective October 1, 2015.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Distinguish between ICD-9 and ICD-10 code structure
  • Identify the necessity to review clinical documentation and translate that information into diagnosis code
  • Describe best practices related to accurate and specific code assignment


CPE Information

Audience:  MDS coordinators, coding staff or whoever is responsible for assigning code data
Program Level:  Intermediate
Delivery Method:  Group-Internet Based
Advance Preparation:  Obtain an ICD-10 manual and have it available for reference during the presentation.
Prerequisites:  Become familiar with the CMS ICD-10 website and education materials. Be familiar with the basic rules or common ICD-9 codes seen in nursing facility settings.
Refund Policy:  There is no fee associated with this webinar.


Contact Information
If you have concerns or would like information regarding program cancellation policies or CPE credit, contact us at training@bkd.com or 800.472.2745.


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